pfeil Swiss made
#2 Sweep Gouge 25 mm Full Size
Gouges are forged in various sweeps to remove greater or lesser amounts of wood. For example, roughing out the background for a large relief panel would require a tool such as a 9 sweep. The ridges and hollows formed by this tool would then be leveled with a 2 or 3 sweep gouge. pfeil...
Finely ground and polished
- Electronically hardened alloy chrome-vanadium steel blade
- European hardwood octagonal square tang handle
- 25mm #2 sweep gouge
- Swiss made
- Finely ground and polished
This was to be a leveling gouge but I found the angle of the cutting edge to be too strong. I could have re-shaped the bevel instead of returning it but I found another brand to replace it. I have many Pfeil full size carving gouges...I just didn't like this one for my purposes.